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At the outset the writer has named himself Asanga. He states that Maitreya, the future Buddha, has revealed to him the Y ogacarabh1lmi and that he will present the essentials of the bh1lmis. This work has all the earmarks of fitting the legend as preserved in Paramartha's account: "After having recited a passage he would explain its purport. " That work, preserved in Chinese, occupies pages 480b-583b in volume 31 of the Taisho edition. " Immediately after the whole, another work in the TaishO edition presents the verses alone.

All this makes it very clear that AsaIiga's Yogacarabhumi is based on the siitras. 's account. Incidentally, the explanation of the Yogacarabhumi as matrka, that is, Abhidharma, is consistent with the previously mentioned comment on the Lam rim chen mo to the effect that the Bodhisattvabhumi is the matrka of the Buddha-Avatarrtsaka (the Kegon sutra). According to that comment, the Bodhisattvabhumi is the Abhidharma corresponding to the sutra called the Avata1ft8aka. The explanation strengthens an observation made elsewheres4 that AsaIiga's Abhidharma-samuccaya constitutes a condensation of material from the Y ogacarabhumi.

This work has all the earmarks of fitting the legend as preserved in Paramartha's account: "After having recited a passage he would explain its purport. " That work, preserved in Chinese, occupies pages 480b-583b in volume 31 of the Taisho edition. " Immediately after the whole, another work in the TaishO edition presents the verses alone. Then it seems that the author spent a number of years writing an encyclopedic work, the Y ogacarabh1lmi, in which he organized a tremendous amount of material from Hinayana and Mahayana works in amplification of the bhUmi system.

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